Our children are digital natives, immersed in media and technology even when they are very young.
How can parents guide them to thrive holistically in this digital age? Join this seminar for a morning of learning and conversation with media and child development experts, followed by a detailed breakout session by experts.
All parents and educators are welcome.
• 9.30am – 10.00am:
• 10.00am – 10.15am: Opening address by Professor Tan Cheng Han (Chairman of Media Literacy Council)
• 10:15am – 11.15am: Panel Discussion moderated by Mrs Ang-Oh Chui Hwa (ECDA Fellow and Principal of Far Eastern Kindergarten) Panel members include Professor Tan Cheng Han (Chairman of Media Literacy Council), Dr Jared Ng (Consultant Psychiatrist, Department of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, Institute of Mental health) and Mr Chong Ee Jay (member of Media Literacy Council and Manager of TOUCH Cyberwellness)
• 11.15am – 11.45am: Tea Break (Refreshments will be provided)
• 11.45 am – 1.00pm: Breakout Session
Parents Participants will get to choose 1 of the 3 breakout sessions to attend at the seminar: Online Gaming- The New Playground
By Mr Nicholas Aaron Khoo, Chairman & Co-founder Singapore’s Cybersports and Online Gaming Association  Screen time and your child’s learning, development & well-being: Finding the right balance
By Dr Jared Ng
Consultant psychiatrist, Department of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Institute of Mental health  The ABCs of Building a Media- Wise Family
By Ms Carol Loi, Deputy Director of Outreach Division, Media Development Authority
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Block 163, Ang Mo Kio Avenue 4, #01-466 Singapore 560163.
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